Eliminate Procrastination with To-Do Lists

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I’ve spent the last month planning my year-end To-Do’s. I’ve been looking over, adding to, and deleting items on my 2014 plan. I like to plan, but for me, setting up my To-Do’s is more about seeing where I am going, knowing how close I am to achieving my goals and looking back to see what I’ve accomplished.  [Read more…]

M5 – Competition

Welcome to the M5!

Do you worry about your competition?

It is understandable, we Entrepreneurs are a competitive lot.

But if you are overly concerned about your competition, then it means one thing, and one thing only: [Read more…]

Grow Your Business By Being More Productive – Infographic

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I read a great article today on Entrepreneur.com – Get it Done:  35 Habits of the Most Productive People. The 35 habits are presented in an infographic, see the, How To Be Productive Infographic, here.

The diagram in the infographic is broken down into seven areas: Tech, Clothes, Hacks, Body, Schedule, Food, and Mind.  [Read more…]

The Uncanny Behavior of Gmail Users

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4 months ago, Google launched a new interface in Gmail which includes tabs that will automatically sort your email upon arrival. The tabs are “Primary,” “Social,” “Promotions,” “Updates,” and “Forums.”

For the next two weeks I was inundated by “guru” Internet marketers asking me to move their email messages into the primary tab. I didn’t . However, I became aware of my changing email behaviors.

I began to make some observations, and was pleased to find that [Read more…]

M5 – You can’t fail at marketing

Hi It’s Michael.

On this weeks M5, I want to talk to you about failure in marketing.

There is none.

When you are marketing, you have to keep your mind in check.

In order to do that, you have to understand that there is no such thing as marketing failure, only marketing feedback. [Read more…]